As part of Spinal Health Week 2018, which runs from May 21 to 27, local chiropractors are encouraging Australians to make small lifestyle changes to improve their spinal health and wellbeing.. Musculoskeletal conditions are common, affecting 30 per
The Nationals have unveiled a plan to give young people in Benalla a brighter future, with an $80million fund dedicated to lift educational outcomes in country Victoria.. State Member for Euroa Steph Ryan, who announced the policy, said the Brighter
This week the Auskickers had the opportunity to play under lights at the Benalla Saints ground on Friday night.. It was a fantastic night with all the children showing their excitement for playing under the lights, with some kids saying it has was
Some drives can be more picturesque than others, and this week Rene has shown how lucky we are to live in this part of the world.. With the cooler mornings bringing some fog and lovely pastel colours Rene said he could not wait to go to work each
The Great War was not a time to speak out against the Government.. In Australia, the Federal Parliament enacted the War Precautions Act 1914.. Among many other matters, the Act criminalised any statement defeatist in tone or likely to prejudice
Benalla’s students are struggling to keep pace with their metropolitan counterparts and they are not alone, with outcomes for regional students across Victoria far worse than those schooled in Melbourne.. Data recently released by the
An independent panel has found that Goulburn-Murray Water is an organisation badly in need of change, and major reform is needed to ensure that it will be sustainable into the future.. The panel’s report, released last week by Victorian Water
First Solar Australia is branching into Victoria for the first time, with a proposed solar farm set for north of Numurkah.. The Moira Solar Farm, as it will be known, will be located at the intersection of Numurkah and Naring Rds and will include
The $170million Finley Solar Farm proposal has been approved by the NSW Government, in what is a first for the state’s Department of Planning in 2018.. The project, which will be located on Canalla Rd adjacent to the Finley substation, will
The changes proposed for G-MW are about being more transparent on costs, implementing efficiencies and making sure the organisation delivers the services the community wants at an affordable price, Federal Water Minister Lisa Neville says.. The
The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is under threat after Federal Government changes seeking to distribute water differently were shot down in the Senate.. The Coalition was unable to strike a deal with Labor, which supported a Greens disallowance motion
A Liberal Nationals government would review the charges of Victoria’s rural water authorities to ensure water storage and delivery costs are fair and equitable.. Shadow Water Minister Steph Ryan announced the review, which will examine water
The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the
Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released
The Federal Government has announced a plan for new rules regarding the sale of agricultural land in an attempt to address rising foreign investment.. The changes require land to be widely marketed for a minimum of 30 days and for Australians to be
If you like to give your beloved pooch a chicken neck to gnaw on as a treat, you might want to reconsider.. A new study has found eating raw chicken increases the risk of dogs developing a paralysing and sometimes fatal condition by more than 70
Kangaroo Island stud Ella Matta White Suffolk and Merino has credited genetic selection app RamSelect with helping it record its best sales result late last year.. The sale saw the stud sell its highest ever top-priced ram for $16000 and achieve an
New figures suggest demand for workers has come off the boil, consolidating after last year's strong results.
The SA government will push for the state's coroner to continue with an inquest into the deaths of four cancer patients underdosed with chemotherapy.
Guide Dogs Australia is searching for 200 people to become "puppy raisers" for Labradors.
An ANZ executive has told the banking royal commission that errors were made in approving a $220,000 to a couple for a gelato franchise that ended up failing.
Philip Roth, Pulitzer Prize winner and author of Portnoy's Complaint, and American Pastoral, has died at the age of 85.
The technology behind the first mission to shoot laser beams between spacecraft was developed by ANU scientists in Canberra, aiding a NASA study of gravity.
A Victorian farmer accused of murdering a man who ran over his dog says his shotgun went off accidentally when he tripped on an eggplant.
The coalition says it is still considering a national anti-corruption watchdog despite rejecting Labor's offer for a bipartisan plan.
Hackers were not behind 'liking' a pornographic tweet from the account of a federal government minister.
Queensland Labor MP Cathy O'Toole says her constituents are still owed debts by Clive Palmer, as the former MP flogs his book in Canberra.